The ESA

Elections and/or re-elections to the ESA Board of Directors


Elections and/orre-elections for Secretary and Treasurer to the ESA Board of Directors will be held during the Council Meeting on Friday 31 May 2019 in Vienna. 

The term of office is 1 January 2020 – 31 December 2021. 

The composition, election criteria and method of nomination to the ESA Board are detailed in Section 7 of the By-laws of the Society, which are published on the ESA website. 

Attention is drawn to the following points:

Each candidate shall have been an ESA Active Member for at least three years (at least since January 2016) at the time of the application.

At any one time, a minimum of three elected members of the Board of Directors must have been members of the Council at the time of their election.

No more than two elected members shall be working in the same country. The current composition of the Board of Directors implies that ESA members working in Germany are not eligible.

How to apply?

Please send your CV without the list of publications together with a motivation letter to boardelections@esahq.org no later than Sunday 28 April 2019(23:59 CET). As per article 7.3.4, please submit two supporting letters from Active Memberstogether with your application.

Your CV and motivation letter will be transferred to the Council Members for review. Applicants will be asked to present their motivation and goals during the Council Meeting on Friday 31 May 2019 in Vienna (Austria).